This page displays the accolades the Authority of People with Disability (APD) has received. These awards represent our ongoing dedication to enhancing the quality of life for people with disabilities and their families, and we look forward to continuing our efforts to create a society that is inclusive and harmonious.
National Dialogue Award 2022
The Authority of People with Disability (APD) was awarded the National Dialogue Award for the Purple Saturday initiative. Such an award is regarded as one of the quality initiatives concerned with meeting the needs of people with disabilities, promoting their integration into society, and educating all of its members about disability. More
Arab Government Excellence Award 2022
Dr. Hisham Ibn Mohammed Al-Haidari, chief executive officer of the Authority of People with Disability (APD), received the "Arab Government Excellence Award" for being the best director of an Arab institution. This award lies under the category of "individual awards" granted by the Arab Administrative Development Organization and the government of the United Arab Emirates. It is the first award of its kind in the Arab world for distinction in the fields of development, enhancement, and administration.
“Best Work Environment” accreditation for 2023 by the Great Place to Work Institute
The Authority of People with Disability (APD) was awarded the "Best Work Environment" accreditation for 2023 by the Great Place to Work Institute, a global organization that evaluates various work environments. The APD was ranked due to its ongoing efforts to provide an encouraging workplace that fosters excellence, innovation, and originality. More